If President Donald Trump’s proposed 20 percent tax on Mexican imports is implemented, American shoppers may have to shell out more for a slew of everyday goods – from avocados to flat-screen TVs to cars.
If President Donald Trump’s proposed 20 percent tax on Mexican imports is implemented, American shoppers may have to shell out more for a slew of everyday goods – from avocados to flat-screen TVs to cars. Matthew Mead AP
If President Donald Trump’s proposed 20 percent tax on Mexican imports is implemented, American shoppers may have to shell out more for a slew of everyday goods – from avocados to flat-screen TVs to cars. Matthew Mead AP

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    In late 2014, construction began on 300 South Tryon, a new 25-story building next to uptown’s Latta Arcade. It was a milestone for Charlotte, which had not seen groundbreaking on an office tower since the recession. Three years later, officials including the CEO of asset manager Barings, Tom Finke, gathered Thursday for a grand opening of the 300 South Tryon project, whose occupants include Charlotte’s first Kimpton hotel and the corporate headquarters for Barings.